The opulent ambiance of Curzon Hall, reminiscent of a majestic palace, provided the perfect backdrop for a truly spectacular evening as StarCentral Media Group commemorated its 18th anniversary. Collaborating with MS Entertainment Network, Global Elite Media Group, and TV6 Network, this event was an exquisite showcase of StarCentral’s evolution and the power of unity and partnership in the industry.
Celebrating StarCentral Magazine’s inception in 2005, the evening showcased the expansive growth of StarCentral Media Group. The group started as a single magazine and has now blossomed into a diversified collection of publications catering to a wide range of passions and interests. This remarkable journey has birthed magazines such as InLife International (Business & Lifestyle), Sassy & Co Magazine (fashion), Model & Mode (Modelling/Fashion), MoneyCentral (entrepreneurship), Film Central (Movies & TV), StarCentral Kids, and The Global Millionaire magazine (Entrepreneurship/Wealth Building).
A Fusion of Elegance and Purpose
The event’s enchanting beginning featured GEM Models from Global Elite Media Group, draped in Cultural Fusion ensembles, embodying the essence of diversity and unity. This profound display epitomized the group’s dedication to appreciating and embracing a global tapestry of cultures.
A pivotal moment of the evening was the presentation of Maryrose Salubre as the International Global Youth Ambassador for Human Rights. This acknowledgment highlighted Salubre’s tireless efforts in advocating for human rights worldwide, emphasizing the significance of a single individual’s commitment to catalyzing change on an international scale.
GEM Models returned, this time adorned in Hollywood Glam attire, radiating elegance and sophistication, further magnifying the glitz and glamour synonymous with StarCentral Media Group’s signature events.
Photo Credit: Dave Choo
Gratitude and Acknowledgment
The stage was then graced by Mike Ilagan, the managing director of StarCentral Magazine, who extended heartfelt gratitude to the event’s esteemed partners. The acknowledgment extended to photography partners Dave Choo and Tony Palliser Studio 49, whose visual artistry impeccably captured the essence of the celebration. Major sponsor Mark Coronel of Cubecorp was also recognized for their substantial support that played a pivotal role in making the event a resounding success.
The event further paid homage to the dedication and passion of both past and present cover models, drawing attention to their valuable contributions to the magazine’s narrative. Notably, the Cover Model Quest finalists paraded the runway, offering a glimpse into their captivating cover stories. The winners of the Cover Model Quest – Paige Tonkin, Akmal Omid, and Jadila Namrawi – took center stage, embodying the heart and soul of StarCentral Magazine.
A Walk of Confidence and Poise
The evening’s entertainment reached its zenith with mesmerizing catwalk presentations by Stargazer models and queens, accompanied by the graceful and charismatic Royalle Models, led by George Bastolli. These confident strides and stunning ensembles offered a vibrant snapshot of the fashion world’s vitality and creative prowess. As a remarkable addition, George arranged three splendid Rolls Royce vehicles, courtesy of The Vintage Chauffeur, adding an element of luxury to the occasion.
In essence, StarCentral Media Group’s 18th Anniversary Bash was more than a celebration of milestones; it was a testament to the strength of collaboration, the power of partnership, and the capacity for dreams to flourish. As the event concluded, the echoes of elegance, unity, and purpose lingered, promising a future where StarCentral Media Group’s impact continues to radiate brilliantly.